Tag: mastercard


  • Visa and USAA

    USAA Ditches MasterCard For Visa

    USAA is one of the largest U.S. issuers of debit and credit cards in America and it’s ditching longtime partner MasterCard for new partner Visa. “USAA Bank is moving from MasterCard to Visa. As our primary network, this provides us the opportunity to offer more benefits including the elimination of foreign transaction fees for all […]

  • MasterCard is Anonymous’ Latest Operation Payback Target

    The hacktivist group Anonymous, which took down PayPal yesterday, is continuing its online fight for Wikileaks, which was taken off various sites this week. The latest target was MasterCard’s website. CNET reports: The hacking group Anonymous is taking responsibility for a distributed denial of service (DDoS) attack on the credit company’s site in retaliation for […]

  • Justice Dept. Goes on Credit Card Antitrust Spree

    Image: Paul Vlaar The US Department of Justice is filing an antitrust suit against American Express. The credit card provider won’t let retailers give customers discounts for using other credit cards with lower processing fees. This comes one day after Visa and MasterCard settled with the DOJ on similar allegations. The Washington Post has more: […]